Mass Literacy Champion Jan Plourde Selected as Tribute to Women Honoree

Jan Plourde, a 2014 Mass Literacy Champion and founder of The Real Program, was chosen as an honoree for the 2017 Tribute to Women awards given by the YWCA of Greater Lawrence. According to the YWCA, the award recipients “embody the ideals and values which encompass the common vision of peace, justice, freedom and dignity for which we strive.”

The REAL Program is a nonprofit organization which addresses literacy issues in Lynn, Mass by providing books, homework assistance, healthy snacks, dinners and enrichment opportunities to children in need. They also offer English language tutoring for parents.

Learn more about The Real Program.

Learn more about Jan Plourde.